Resource Highlight: VFW

Resource Highlight: VFW

Resource Highlight: VFW The Veterans of Foreign Wars, or VFW, is a name recognized by most Americans. What’s less known is the longevity of their contribution to veterans and their families. The VFW started in 1899, making them the oldest veterans’ organization in the...
Veterans Honor Banner Project

Veterans Honor Banner Project

Veterans Honor Banner Project Rapid City is the City of Presidents, but it’s also a military town through-and-through. That’s why a program like the Veterans Honor Banner Project is the perfect fit. Bill Casper, the project’s director, is an Air Force veteran who has...
Halloween Fun in the Hills

Halloween Fun in the Hills

Halloween in the Hills Fall is in full swing, which means festivals and family fun are as ripe for the picking as, well, pumpkins! Whether you have young kids trick-or-treating for the first time, or old kids who still want to have some Halloween fun, the Black Hills...
Security First Bank: A relationship you can count on

Security First Bank: A relationship you can count on

Security First Bank: A relationship you can count on Security First Bank started out as Stockmen’s National Bank back in 1898, but their basic tenants of service haven’t changed. They’ve grown from a small bank founded in Rushville, Nebraska, to a large banking family...
35th Military Appreciation Event

35th Military Appreciation Event

35th Military Appreciation Event As a community, the Black Hills is proud to be the home of Ellsworth Air Force Base and several South Dakota National Guard units. We’re grateful for the selfless commitment our military members and families give in the defense...
Celebrate Labor Day

Celebrate Labor Day

Celebrate Labor Day Labor Day marks the beginning of the end of summer, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had. Whether you stay near base and just enjoy some time off or want to get out and about, the Black Hills are perfect for exploring. Individual states had...